Institute of African Studies - Columbia University

Research Initiatives

The Institute supports a range of research initiatives. Most recently, our focus has been on the Arts of Citizenhship, a project supported by Partnership University Fund. 

An interactive international course offered at Sciences Po (PSIA and Ecole doctorale) and Columbia through IAS in the School of International Affairs and Public Administration (SIPA). These courses include lectures by professors Europe, Africa, and the USA.
Ifriqiyya is a faculty-organized colloquium at Columbia University concerned with the study of Africa before Western hegemony.